Jan Kjellström
International Festival
of Orienteering 2024
The Midlands
29th March - 1st April
The Midlands 29th March - 1st April

Day 2 - Middle Race (Beaudesert)

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Beaudesert is part of Cannock Chase and sits between Rugeley and Burntwood.


Beaudesert is a forested area with streams and marshes, and intricate contouring and the famous bell-pits (deep holes with raised edges) proliferating. 


1:10,000 5m contour detail for the longer courses, 1:7,500 5m contour detail for everyone else. Updated in 2023 by Peel Land Survey.


Long and short classes are available. 


British Orienteering require all competitors to wear clothing that fully covers the torso and legs. There may also be a requirement to carry a hooded waterproof top. If required, there will be notices on the day.


No dogs allowed except for assistance dogs.